Form News

Form I News 14th June 2019

We are definitely a class of green fingered girls.  We have planted 6 runner bean plants outside the classroom. We are taking it in turns each week to measure each bean plant and are recording our findings on a chart.  This week Bean number 4 grew the most as it was 5 cubes taller than …

Reception Weekly News June 14th

We started the week working on a secret mission for Father’s Day. In Mathematics, we practised our counting on skills in addition on the Smartboard. We then used all of our skills when solving number problems, including doubling, sharing, halving, counting on and counting back. In the afternoon, we loved listening to the story of …

Nursery Weekly News 14th June 2019

We have a very exciting week this week. Two new friends started with us in Nursery. Welcome Skyler and  Jemima. We also have our trip to the theatre to see ‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar’ and a visit from our Daddies and Grandads to celebrate Father’s Day. We are also thinking about our new food topic …

Reception Weekly News June 7th

Welcome back everyone! We were delighted to find out about what had happened to our lovely caterpillars during the holidays. They had turned into butterflies while Mrs Houten was looking after them! We looked at the photographs Mrs Houten had taken and also two little film clips. We spent time writing the next instalment of …

Nursery News 7th June 2019

Welcome back after half-term and a special welcome to our new friend Gracie. This week we are starting our exciting new food topic with a week learning about ‘Fruit and Vegetables’. In Busy Fingers we used cut vegetables to dip in paint and make patterns, (EAD and PD). We used onions, carrots, courgette, sweet potato …

Form I News 24th May 2019

After a busy half term we’ve been rather tired this week so we asked Mrs Matthews to do some writing on the board for us instead of doing it ourselves!  Mrs Matthews tried her very best and remembered to use a capital letter, finger spaces, tall and short letters, she spelt tricky words correctly and …

Nursery Weekly News 24th May 2019

Today we began our exciting new topic, ‘Babies’. In ChIL we tried really hard to dress babies in baby grows. It was hard to manipulate their arms and legs into the sleeves and legs, even though these babies didn’t wriggle. We then used our strong fingers to pop the poppers together, (PD and PSE). We …

Reception Weekly News May 17th

What a fun start to the week we have had! We made our own number bond beanstalks in Busy Fingers, trying so hard to work out which two numbers to together to make 10! In Literacy, we enjoyed listening to ‘Jasper’s Beanstalk’. We decided to make our own class book, writing a sentence about each …

Form I News 17th May 2019

Form I have been busy this term learning about life during the Victorian days.  We have looked at films, images and a variety of artefacts and have been discovering how life was different in the Victorian days. Many people had to grow their own food rather than buy it in a supermarket as we do. …

The Secret Life of Form V: Chapter 2

written by Bea, Hannah, Maeve and Molly Last Friday, Form V travelled to Hatfield House.  We saw an original painting of Queen Elizabeth I.  In the painting she looked sixteen years old but she was actually sixty seven!  One of the hallways in Hatfield House was used as Veruca Salts’ home in the film of …